Monkeys are such animals that have the ability to do work from driving a bus to washing utensils. They are highly evolved and intelligent creatures that often display skills similar to humans. Many viral videos of monkeys have made its way to social media leaving people into splits. In the latest bizarre incident, a monkey steals Rs 5,000 cash from a toll booth in Kanpur and the video has gone insanely viral. The incident took place at the Bara toll plaza in Kanpur’s Dehat area on April 25. The whole incident was captured in the CCTV camera installed at the toll booth.
In the video, a white car stops at the toll booth and a monkey comes out of the car’s window and goes inside the booth. The booth worker laughs as a monkey enters the booth and climb on his shoulders and reached the note bundle from the cash counter and steals the money and escapes the spot instantly.
As per the reports, the monkey is trained to carry out such robberies. However, this is not the first time that a monkey fled with the cash. Earlier, few incidents at the toll booth took place which has been registered with the police.
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Assistant General Manager of Bara toll plaza, Manoj Sharma spoke to News 18 about the incident and said, “Two similar incidents had been reported in the past where a monkey fled away with the cash. A formal complaint was registered with the police regarding the incident. The police are investigating the case.”
Meanwhile, the booth staff are horrified to resume the work post incident.
Earlier, another video went viral on social media where a chimpanzee can be seen scrolling Instagram feed like a pro just like humans do. He can be seen navigating the photos and videos on Instagram with complete ease.